Monday, Sept. 12
Idaho Cybersecurity Interdependencies Workshop: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center, McCleary North Auditorium, 1055 N. Curtis Road, Boise. Sessions include information on growing security in your small business, developing policy and best practices, engaging executive level leadership, information sharing, and integrating cyber and physical security. Free. Registration is required by calling 443-7723.
Tuesday, Sept. 13
Coffee with the Mayor: 8 to 9:30 a.m. at Zamzows, 545 W. Chinden Blvd., Meridian. Meet with Meridian Mayor Tammy de Weerd and city leaders. Free. Call 489-0535 or go to meridiancity.org.
#Marketing: The Power of Social Media: Noon to 1 p.m. at the U.S. Small Business Administration, 380 E. ParkCenter Blvd., Boise. Introduction to contemporary social networking services and tools for small businesses from setup to integration. Demonstrations of real time social networking tools and services provided if time is available. Free. Call 334-9004 or go to sba.gov.
Idaho Business League After Hours: 4 to 6 p.m. at Office Value, 1300 E. Kalispell, Suite 100, Meridian. Free for members, $10 guests. RSVP by calling 323-4464 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ada County Republican Roundup: 4:30 to 8 p.m. at Governor Otter’s ranch, 1009 Star Road, Star. Republican National Committee Co-Chair Sharon Day will be the keynote speaker. $25 advance, $35 at the door. Contact Megan Reichle at email@example.com.
Wednesday- Thursday, Sept. 14-15
Women and Leadership: Empowering Through Knowledge: The fourth year of this two-day conference. 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday and 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday in the Jordan Ballroom, Student Union Building, Boise State University. Registration from 7 to 9 a.m. Wednesday. $195, includes nine keynote sessions, two networking events, two breakfasts, two lunches, two skill builders, reception. Call 426-3784 or go to andruscenter.org.
Thursday, Sept. 15
State of the University Address: Boise State University President Bob Kustra speaks. Noon to 1:30 p.m. at Boise Centre, 850 W. Front St. $35 Boise Chamber members, $45 nonmembers. To register, contact Mike Swain at 472-5212 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Power of Wow: 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at Boise Business Accelerator, 520 W. Idaho St. Topics include: what is wow and how to create it, understanding the lifetime value of a customer, how to get people talking about your business, more. Free with code: SBDC. Call 426-3875.
Friday, Sept. 16
Meridian Business Day: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Meridian City Hall, 33 E. Broadway Ave. Half day of workshops, networking and a luncheon presented by local business owners and professionals. Allows attendees to learn from local experts on how to succeed and survive in these tough economic times. Free. For agenda or to register, go to meridianbusinessday.com.
Tuesday, Sept. 20
Financing Your Small Business: Noon to 1 p.m. at the U.S. Small Business Administration, 380 E. ParkCenter Blvd., Boise. Discussing a range of finance options small businesses have and how to prepare you and your business when approaching commercial lenders. Free. Call 334-9004 or go to sba.gov.
Wednesday, Sept. 21
Driving Productivity with 3D Printing: Scan-Based Design: 8 to 9:30 a.m. at Intermountain 3D, 9225 E. Chinden Blvd., Garden City. Interactive seminar to explore techniques used in reverse engineering and scan-based design. Free; continental breakfast served. RSVP to email@example.com. Details at intermountain3d.com.
Thursday, Sept. 22
Business After Hours: 4 to 7 p.m. at Clear Voice Telecom Inc., 10259 W. Emerald St., Suite 100, Boise. Free to Boise Chamber members, $10 for nonmembers (pay at the door). No RSVP needed.
Tuesday, Sept. 27
Doing Business with the Federal Government: 9 to 11 a.m. at the U.S. Small Business Administration, 380 E. ParkCenter Blvd., Boise. Learn about the Small Business Administration’s government contracting certifications, as well as the resources available through the Idaho Procurement Technical Assistance Center (Idaho PTAC) to help small businesses interested in selling to government agencies. Free. Call 334-9004 or go to sba.gov.
Friday-Saturday, Oct. 7-8
DevOps Days: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Boise Centre, 850 W. Front St. Two days of education and interaction with a variety of industry leaders in the DevOps movement from companies like Google, Microsoft, CA, HPE, NASA, Netflix, etc. $125. Go to devopsdays.org/events/2016-boise/welcome.
Saturday, Oct. 8
Business Fundamentals Workshop: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the U.S. Small Business Administration, 380 E. ParkCenter Blvd., Boise. Information essential to starting or growing a small business. Presentations by experts in accounting, law, banking and social media. Workshop is held second Saturday of the month. $75. Call 334-1696 or go to treasurevalley.score.org.
Wednesday, Oct. 12
Boise Metro Chamber’s 133rd Annual Gala Dinner: 6 to 9:15 p.m. at Boise Centre, 850 W. Front St. Featuring Mara Liasson, correspondent for National Public Radio and contributor to Fox News Channel. $100 members, $150 nonmembers. Register at boisechamber.org.
Friday, Oct. 14
Building Bridges: Creating a Culture of Inclusion: 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Zions Bank, 17th floor, 890 W. Main St., Boise. Partner with the Wassmuth Center for Human Rights and focus on building a business community that fosters respect for human dignity and diversity in the workplace. $40. Call 345-0304 or go to wassmuthcenter.org/events.
Wednesday, Nov. 2
Idaho Public Purchasing Association Reverse Vendor Trade Show: 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Jordan Ballroom, Student Union Building, Boise State University. Encourages vendors to meet and talk directly to purchasing officials from various government agencies. Vendors, suppliers, contractors, and other service providers from across the state circulate from agency to agency and provide information about their products/services to the appropriate procurement representatives. In return, the procurement representatives provide valuable information about how to do business with their agency. $60. Call 391-7304 or go to nigp-idaho.org.
Compiled by Michelle Jenkins. To submit a calendar listing, go to events.idahostatesman.com and click on “Add event.” Items must be received 10 days in advance. All submissions become the property of the Statesman.